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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Dietary supplement

Chemical Names

(S)-2-[(S)-2-Aminopropanamido]-4-carbamoylbuttersäure (IUPAC)

L-Glutamine, N²-L-Alanyl-

Foreign Name

  • L-Alanyl-L-glutamin (German)

Generic Names

  • Ala-gln (IS)
  • Alanyl glutamine (IS)
  • Dipeptamin (IS)
  • Glutamine-S (IS)
  • L-Alanyl-L-glutamine (IS)

Brand Names

  • Dipeptiven
    Fresenius, Switzerland; Fresenius, Spain; Fresenius, Greece; Fresenius, Hungary; Fresenius, Mexico; Fresenius, Romania; Fresenius Kabi, Bulgaria; Fresenius Kabi, Estonia; Fresenius Kabi, Hong Kong; Fresenius Kabi, Croatia (Hrvatska); Fresenius Kabi, Italy; Fresenius Kabi, Lithuania; Fresenius Kabi, Latvia; Fresenius Kabi, Norway; Fresenius Kabi, New Zealand; Fresenius Kabi, Poland; Fresenius Kabi, Serbia; Fresenius Kabi, Sweden; Fresenius Kabi, Thailand; Fresenius Kabi, Vietnam; Fresenius Kabi, South Africa; Fresenius Kabi Austria, Austria; Fresenius Kabi Hellas AE, Cyprus; Laboratorio Fresenius Kabi Chile, Chile
  • Glutamol
    Demo, Greece
  • Glutiven
    Dexa Medica, Indonesia


IUPACInternational Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
ISInofficial Synonym

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